Six Senses Zighy Bay
PO Box 212
Dibba-Musandam PC 800, Oman
“I have been very impressed at how eco-friendly you strive to be. How in sync the resort tries to be with the desert environment. I and my family realizes we have to be more eco-friendly. Thank you – It has been excellent!” Asma Moosa
Six Senses Zighy Bay is located on Oman’s Musandam Peninsula. The setting of the 82 indigenous village-style pool villas is spectacular, with dramatic mountains and a sandy beach. Memorable dining experiences serve international cuisine and regional specialties.
Six Senses Spa at Zighy Bay is a refuge for mind and body; a sanctuary of ultimate wellbeing committed to delivering integrated wellness experiences. Adventures offer the culture of Oman and the buzz of arrival by paraglide, with tours to suit active guests or those who prefer to sit back and relax - taking in all the destination has to offer.
- Largest saltwater pool in the GCC (25mx35m), with a mineral concentration of 50ppm (approximately 10-15% versus 27% in the Dead Sea)
- Experience 2,500 square meter organic garden in the heart of the resort, in addition to 1100 date palms, 150 fig trees and assorted lime, orange, pomegranate, neem, stone apple, and henna trees throughout the resort.
being local - authentic experiences
Rooms & Amenities
82 indigenous Village-Style Pool Villas, 2 Restaurants, Spa, Gym, Wine Cellar, Zighy Bar, Spice Market
- Pool Villa: personal sand garden with patio and private pool
- Spa Pool Villa: unwinding in your private walled garden with pool
- Pool Villa Suite: privacy of high cobblestone walls that surround the pool
- Spa Pool Villa Suite: an extra spacious hideaway with in-villa spa and a private pool
- Pool Villa Beachfront: direct beach access in only a few steps
- Pool Villa Suite Beachfront: cool indoors and shaded outside at your private pool
Six Senses’ Philosophy
From its beginnings in 1995, Six Senses quickly became recognized as the hospitality industry’s pioneer of sustainable practices, demonstrating that responsibility can be successfully wedded to high-end facilities.
Six Senses Hotels Resorts Spas are discovered in some of the world’s most unique and beautiful places. And whilst being part of the local fabric and culture, Six Senses is very much in tune with the wider world.
The responsible and caring attitude of Six Senses is intrinsic to the brand and extends to employees and local communities in which Six Senses operates. It is committed to preserving the environment through sustainable operations, guided by overarching goals and values.
- Harmony with the Environment
- Garbage Handling
- Installing Modern Irrigation Networks
- Disabled Compensatory Devices
- Social Responsibility
Harmony with the Environment
Some environmental projects, include the creating of a marine protected area by influencing decision-makers and engaging local communities of the Musandam Peninsula and mainland Oman. The ultimate aim of the study is to protect the reefs of the Musandam peninsula through education & capacity-building.
One of Six Senses environmental commitments toward the direct neighbor, Zighy Village, is to ensure that waste and garbage are handled properly and hygienically. This showcases one of the core values that Six Senses is in harmony with environment and the cultural surroundings.
Installing Modern Irrigation Networks
Six Senses has been invited by Dibba Municipality to contribute towards different projects. The decision was to contributing on Installing Modern Irrigation Networks System.
The selection done upon the belief in the importance of the efficient use of water resources since they are scarce resources in this arid region, and at the same time, it will lead to an increase the green spot which will increase the CO2 absorption from the atmosphere.
Disabled Compensatory Devices
One of the social projects of Six Senses Zighy Bay contributes to creating disabled compensatory devices as a support to Oman Association for Disabled. OAD is an association operated by volunteers.
The main objectives of establishing the association is to enlighten the society with the disabled issues and their needs and requirements in the Sultanate. OAD is mainly supported by the private sector with some support from the government
OAD is concentrated on the movement and hearing disabled, by providing different types of compensatory devices for the kind of the disability.
Six Senses Zighy Bay believes in contributing to the wellbeing of the local community and giving back.
There are social projects to develop relations with the residents of the area surrounding the resort. Some of these projects are financial aid and some of them have a program of education or recreation.